Stockgroup Information Systems Inc.
TSX VENTURE : SWB
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Stockgroup Information Systems Inc.

June 11, 2008 09:00 ET

Stockgroup Launches Global Streaming Real-time Financial Data for BlackBerry Smartphones

Stockstream Mobile delivers streaming Reuters data and news to investors and professional traders on-the-go

NEW YORK, NEW YORK--(Marketwire - June 11, 2008) - Stockgroup Information Systems Inc. (OTCBB:SWEB)(TSX VENTURE:SWB), a leading financial media company, unveiled a preview of its new Stockstream Mobile streaming real-time portfolio manager application for BlackBerry® smartphones from Research in Motion (RIM) (TSX:RIM)(NASDAQ:RIMM). The announcement was made in the BlackBerrry Booth at the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association 2008 Technology Management Conference and Exhibit in New York City.

Stockstream Mobile™ and Stockstream Mobile Pro™ provide the individual investor and professional trader with live data and news covering 40 global exchanges and all financial instruments from Reuters. Financial institutions can white-label the applications for client loyalty programs. Channel reseller programs are also available.

Stockgroup will be demonstrating the products at the BlackBerry Booth (#1434) at the SIFMA 2008 Technology Exhibit in New York June 10-12. You may download a product overview at www.stockstreammobile.com/solutions.

"Investors no longer want to be tethered to their PCs or TVs for financial news," said Marcus New, CEO of Stockgroup. "These products give both individual and institutional investors all the news and information they need to make intelligent investment decisions at their fingertips, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week."

Stockstream Mobile for individual investors and Stockstream Mobile Pro for professionals will be available for corporate clients on June 30 and to individual investors in late July.

About Stockgroup Information Systems Inc.

Stockgroup is a leading financial media company focused on user generated content and collaborative technologies. The Stockgroup platform for web-based portfolio management and financial content is licensed to top North American brokerage firms and media companies. Stockgroup is a BlackBerry ISV Alliance Partner. This platform is also extended through Stockhouse.com, a leading online financial portal owned and operated by Stockgroup. Stockhouse.com is home to Bullboards message board - Canada's largest community of active investors. Recognized for its engaged audience, Stockhouse.com provides a sought-after demographic for advertisers.

Legal notice regarding Trademarks

"Stockgroup", "Stockhouse" and "Bullboards" are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Stockgroup Information Systems Inc. and/or its affiliated companies in Canada, the United States and/or other countries. Other names may be trademarks of their respective owners.

The BlackBerry and RIM families of related marks, images and symbols are the exclusive properties and trademarks of Research In Motion Limited.

To find out more about Stockgroup (OTCBB: SWEB, TSX-V: SWB), visit our website at www.stockgroup.com.

The TSX Venture Exchange and the OTCBB have not reviewed and do not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this press release.

Contact Information

  • Stockgroup Information Systems Inc.
    Bruce Nunn, VP, Marketing
    Corporate Contact
    (604) 331-0995 or 1-800-650-1211
    Email: bruce.nunn@stockgroup.com
    or
    Dukas Public Relations
    Neil Ripley
    Media Contact
    (212) 704-7385
    Email: neil@dukaspr.com
    or
    Dukas Public Relations
    Vanessa Kitchen
    Media Contact
    (212) 704-7385
    Email: vanessa@dukaspr.com